This is made in two pieces. You start from the cuff and knit to the center back. The two pieces are knit together using a three needle bind off for ease of finishing. Knitting side to side gives you flattering vertical lines. There are a variety of stitches that will keep you interested but are not too difficult to knit. The DK Weight is comfortable to wear and drapes beautifully. This can be knit in a solid or multicolor yarn. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit, purl, inc, dec, pick up stitches and cable cast on GAUGE 5 1/2 stitches = 1 inch DK Weight SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 37", 42, 44, 47, 51"